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Sustainable Development is Complicated: Are there really too many SDGs?

'Nobody would deny that it was a Herculean effort that brought us the outcome document of the Open Working Group (OWG) on SDGs. But demi-gods don’t tend to rest, at least not when the plans to deliver such transformative social change are as...
Posted by Gerard Vives on 10/01/2014 - 17:28

UNFCCC and Post-2015 Development: More Than the Sum of the Parts

Following the back-to-back Heads of State events on climate change and post-2015 development last week at the UN in New York, please see below an OpEd by David Nussbaum, Chair of WWF’s Global Climate and Energy Initiative and CEO of WWF-UK, and by...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 10/01/2014 - 13:46

Beyond 2015 in the news

Source: IISD CSOs Provide Inputs on Post-2015 September 2014: Numerous civil society organizations have provided inputs on the post-2015 development agenda. Recent position papers and other documents react to the report of the Open Working Group (...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 10/01/2014 - 12:24

New book on the post-2015 agenda

The Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS) and the German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) have jointly published a new book on the post-2015 agenda: http://www.die-gdi.de/studies/article/united-...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 10/01/2014 - 12:21

Press release - Aim Higher: Voices of experience from the front line

  ‘The post-2015 agenda must aim higher.’ This was the message shared by civil society representatives from Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Pacific, at an event held during the week of the 69th UN General...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 09/30/2014 - 13:34

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Mon, 10/20/2014
Continuing inclusive dialogue on the post-2015 development agenda is a mandate to the UN by Member States.  As part of the United Nations...